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Jan 17, 2013 6:00am EST
used by vice president biden four years ago and used throughout his swearing-ins as senator. following the swearing-in of the vice president, james taylor will sing "america the beautiful" after which president obama will be administered the oath of office. this will be done as is done traditionally, by supreme court justice john roberts, and there'll actually be two bibles used this time. the first is the lincoln bible, it's the same bible that was used by president lincoln when he was sworn in for the first time in 1861. and that will be on top of the king family bible which has been graciously provided for this ceremony by the king family. excuse me. kelly clarkson will then sing "my country 'tis of thee" before richard blanco reads an original poem written just specifically for this occasion. we're very excited that richard blanco will be joining us. he is the youngest-ever inaugural poet, the first hgbt -- lgbt inaugural poet. reverend louis leon will be overseeing the traditional st. johns service that kicks off the president's day will be offering the benediction, and the ceremo
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